List of films based on stage plays or musicals


List of films based on stage plays or musicals

__NOTOC__ This is a list of feature films based on stage plays or musicals.

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* "1776" (1972) (musical)
* "24th Day, The"
* "8 Women" (2002)

A

* "After the Fox" (1966)
* "Agnes of God" (1985)
* "Alfie" (1966) (comedy)
* "Alfie" (2004) (comedy)
* "American Buffalo" (1996)
* "Angels in America" (2003) (TV) (drama)
* "Annie" (1982) (musical)
* "" (1995) (TV) (musical)
* "Annie" (1999) (TV) (musical)
* "Annie Get Your Gun" (1950)
* "Annie Get Your Gun" (1956) (TV) (musical)
* "Annie Get Your Gun" (1967) (TV) (musical)
* "Arsenic and Old Lace" (1944)

B

* "Barefoot in the Park" (1967)
* "The Big Kahuna" (1999)
* "Biloxi Blues" (1988) (comedy)
* "The Boys in the Band" (1970)
* "Brigadoon" (1954) (musical)
* "Brigadoon" (1966) (TV)
* "Brighton Beach Memoirs" (1986)
* "Broadway Bound" (1992) (TV)
* "Bug" (2007) (horror)
* "Bye Bye Birdie" (1963)
* "Bye Bye Birdie" (1995) (TV)

C

* "Cabin in the Sky" (1943)
* "Cabaret" (1972)
* "Cactus Flower
* "Camelot"
* "Carousel" (1956)
* "Carousel" (1967) (TV)
* "Carousel" (2008)
* "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" (1958)
* "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" (1976) (TV)
* "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" (1985) (TV)
* "Chapter Two" (1979)
* "Chicago" (1927)
* "Chicago" (2002) (musical)
* "The Children's Hour" (1961)
* "A Chorus Line" (1985)
* "A Clockwork Orange"(1971)
* "Closer" (2004)
* "Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean" (1982)
* "Come Blow Your Horn" (1963)
* "The Country Girl" (1954)
* "The Crucible" (1996)

D

* "Damn Yankees" (1958)
* "Dancer in the Dark" (2000)
* "Death and the Maiden"
* "Deathtrap" (1982)
* "Dial M for Murder" (1954)
* "Don't Drink the Water" (1969)
* "Don't Drink the Water" (1994) (TV)
* "Dreamgirls" (2006) (musical)

E

* "Evita" (1996) (musical)

F

* "The Fantasticks" (2000)
* "A Few Good Men" (1992)
* "Fiddler on the Roof" (1971) (musical)
* "Finian's Rainbow" (1968)
* "Flower Drum Song" (1961) (musical)

G

* "Gaslight" (1940)
* "Gaslight" (1944)
* "Gigi" (1958)
* "The Gin Game"
* "Glengarry Glen Ross"
* "Godspell" (1973)
* "The Goodbye Girl" (1977)
* "Grease" (1978) (musical)
* "Guys and Dolls" (1955) (musical)
* "Gypsy" (1962)
* "" (1993) (TV)

H

* "Hair" (1955) (musical)
* "Hairspray" (2007) (musical)
* "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" (2001) (musical)
* "Hello, Dolly!" (1969) (musical)
* "His Girl Friday" (1940)
* "The Homecoming" (1973)
* "The House of Yes" (1997)
* "How to Marry a Millionaire" (1953)
* "Hurlyburly" (1998)

I

* "An Ideal Husband" (1999)
* "The Importance of Being Earnest"
* "Indiscreet" (1958)
* "I Ought to Be in Pictures" (1982)

J

* "Jake's Women" (1996) (TV)
* "The Jazz Singer" (1927)
* "Jesus Christ Superstar"
* "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"

K

* "The King and I" (1956) (musical)
* "The King and I" (1999) (musical)
* "Kiss Me, Kate" (1953)

L

* "The Laramie Project" (2002)
* "Last of the Red Hot Lovers" (1972)
* "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" (2001) (TV)
* "The Little Foxes" (1941)
* "Little Shop of Horrors" (1986) (musical)
* "London Suite" (1996) (TV)
* "Long Day's Journey Into Night" (1962)
* "Lost in Yonkers" (1993)
* "Love! Valour! Compassion!" (1997)

M

* "Mame" (1974)
* "Mamma Mia!" (2008) (musical)
* "Man of La Mancha" (1972)
* "The Music Man" (1962)
* "The Music Man" (2003) (TV) (musical)
* "My Fair Lady" (1964) (musical)

N

* "Nell" (1994)
* "Noises Off..." (1992)
* "New Faces" (1954)

O

* "The Odd Couple" (1968)
* "Oklahoma!" (1955) (musical)
* "Oliver!" (1968) (musical)
* "On Golden Pond" (1981)
* "On the Town" (1949)
* "Once Upon a Mattress (1964) (TV)"
* "Once Upon a Mattress (1972) (TV)"
* "Once Upon a Mattress (2005) (TV)"
* "Only When I Laugh" (1981)
* "Our Town" (1940)

P

* "Paint Your Wagon" (1969) (musical)
* "Pal Joey" (1957)
* "The Pirate Movie" (1982) (musical)
* "The Pirates of Penzance" (1983)
* "Play It Again, Sam" (1972)
* "Plaza Suite" (1971)
* "Pokrovsky Gates" (1982)
* "Prelude to a Kiss" (1992)
* "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie"
* "The Phantom of the Opera" (1962)
* "The Phantom of the Opera" (2004) (musical)
* "The Prisoner of Second Avenue" (1975)
* "The Producers" (2005) (musical)
* "Proof (2005)

R

* "Red Roses and Petrol" (2008)
* "" (2005) (musical)
* "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" (1975) (musical)
* "Rope" (1948)
* "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" (1990)
* "Roxie Hart" (1942)
* "Relative Values" (2000)
* "Rent" (2005) (musical)
* "Revizor" (1934)

S

* "Seventh Heaven" (1927, 1937)
* "The Shape of Things" (2003)
* "Show Boat" (1936)
* "Show Boat" (1951)
* "Shirley Valentine" (1990)
* "Six Degrees of Separation"
* "Sleuth" (1972)
* "Sleuth" (2007)
* "Sonny Boys" (1995) (TV)
* "The Sound of Music" (1965) (musical)
* "South Pacific" (1958) (musical)
* "Stalag 17" (1953)
* "Star Spangled Girl" (1971)
* "Steel Magnolias" (1987)
* "Streamers" (1983)
* "A Streetcar Named Desire" (1951)
* "Strictly Ballroom" (1993)
* "SubUrbia" (1996)
* "Suddenly, Last Summer" (1959)
* "The Sunshine Boys" (1975)
* "The Sunshine Boys" (1995) (TV)
* "" (2007) (musical)

T

* "Tape" (2001)
* "These Three" (1936)
* "They Might Be Giants" (1971)

U

* "Uncommon Women and Others" (1978) (TV)
* "The Unknown Purple" (1923)
* "Up the Junction" (1963)
* "Urbania" (2000)

V

* "Va savoir" (2001)
* "The Valiant" (1929)
* "Vanya on 42nd Street" (1994)
* "Victor/Victoria" (1995) (musical)
* "Visas and Virtue" (Academy Award winning short)
* "The Visit" (1964)
* "Voice of the City" (1929)

W

* "Wait Until Dark" (1967)
* "Water Drops on Burning Rocks" (2000)
* "Waterloo Bridge" (1931)
* "Waterloo Bridge" (1940)
* "The Way to the Stars" (1945)
* "We're Not Dressing" (1934)
* "West Side Story" (1961) (musical)
* "Who Was That Lady?" (1960)
* "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (1966)
* "The Winslow Boy" (1948)
* "The Winslow Boy" (1999)
* "Without You I'm Nothing" (1990)
* "The Wiz" (1978) (musical)
* "A Woman of No Importance" (Upcoming)
* "The Woodsman" (2004)

Y

* "You Can't Take It with You" (1938)

Z

*"Zoot Suit" (1981)

See also

* Musical film
* Lists of movie source material
*
* List of plays made into feature films


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